Proposal to Raise VAT Would be to Help Elderly, says Thai Government

0
National — The Thai government is currently not considering a policy to raise the value-added tax (VAT) from its current 7% to 10%, the government on Sunday, August 27th, clarified. However, discussions have emerged that...

Phuket Man Faces Defamation Charge After Posting Clip of Police Stop on TikTok

0
Phuket – A social media user has faced a defamation charge after he posted on social media when he saw police stopped foreign riders and fining them for allegedly breaking traffic rules on a road...

Thailand’s Digital Minister Seeking Court Order to Shut Down Facebook in Thailand over Fake...

0
Bangkok, Thailand- In a late afternoon press conference on Monday, August 21st, 2023, Thailand’s Caretaker Digital Economy and Society Minister Chaiwat Thanakamanusorn stated that his ministry is planning to seek a court order to shut...

Youth Protesters Demonstrate Against Thai Senator at Ministry of Culture

0
National — The youth-led Thalu Wang protest group protested in front of the Thai Ministry of Culture on Sunday, August 6th, to demand the revocation of the national artist status of a senator who reportedly...

Expat Insider 2023 Survey Reveals: The Best & Worst Destinations for Living and Working...

0
Thailand- InterNations, the world’s largest expat community with more than 4.8 million members, has published the latest results of its annual Expat Insider survey. This year also marks the survey’s 10th anniversary. With more than...

No Plans to Stop Allowing Migrant Workers, Says Thai Government

0
National — Thailand will still hire migrant workers, Mrs. Kanchana Phatrachok, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said in response to previous false reports that the country would stop allowing Cambodian and Laotian workers...

Move Forward Party of Thailand to Push for Equal Marriage Act

0
Move Forward Party (MFP) leader Pita Limjaroenrat has pledged to advocate for the enactment of an equal marriage law in Thailand before the country hosts the prestigious WorldPride event in 2028, as part of...

Soi Dog carries out annual vaccination drive at Phuket Stray Dog Shelter

0
Soi Dog Foundation recently carried out its annual vaccination drive at the Phuket Stray Dog Shelter in Thalang – also known as the government dog pound. A team of Soi Dog veterinarians, community outreach staff,...

A look at the Phuket Surf X Beat Series 2022 in Patong for Pride...

0
Patong, Phuket –   Phuket Surf X Beat Series 2022 was held in Patong over the past weekend under the Pride Month theme. The event was officially opened on the Rainbow Road in Patong by the...

UPDATE: ฺฺBoy who went blind from bacterial infection in Phuket after viral story gets...

0
ฺPhuket –   A 12-year-old boy in Thalang who went blind after a bacterial infection after his story had gone viral is receiving support from relevant Phuket social agencies. First, our prior coverage of this story:  A...
×